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INTRODUCTION TO AMERICAN POLITICS

Semester
Instructor(s)
Units
4
Section
1
Number
1
CCN
22612
Times
Tu/Th 12:30-2pm
Location
REMOTE
Course Description

This class is an introduction to the American political system. The course is designed to make you think about the logic of our government's institutions, and the consequences - both intended and unintended - of these institutions for the political behavior of citizens, legislators, and other political leaders and activists. Topics to be covered include the Constitution, American political culture, civil rights, the presidency, Congress, Supreme Court, political parties, elections, public opinion, and interest groups.

Please note the description is from Spring 2014

 

Fall 2021 Lecture and Discussion sections 105 and 110 will be offered remote.